Thalapakatti Mutton Biryani

There was a time when “Friday Biryani” was a thing. Every Friday without fail, I used to make biryani. Then it got changed to “fortnightly biryani”, then “monthly biryani”, then “quarterly biryani”, then “special occasion biryani” and finally “no biryani” at all! It’s been ages since I cooked biryani at home. I’m not sure how […]

Chicken, Mushroom And Spinach Lasagna

I still remember the first time I had Lasagna. It was 14 years ago and we had it from the Dubai Ikea cafeteria, not an ideal place to have lasagna right… but it was special! We were newly married and Dubai, was our first trip together, so now you know why I said it was […]

Hariyali Chicken Tikka

Remember this recipe? Well, this Hariyali Chicken Tikka is a different version of it. I love the combination of coriander and mint, add some fennel seeds to it and the end result is packed with flavors. Now, let me rewind my earlier cooking days. Mint never made an appearance in my kitchen for the first […]

Cucumber Sandwich

Here’s something that you can whip up quickly with minimal ingredients and no cooking. Having been away from the kitchen for two months, I had a bit of starting trouble to get back into the full cooking mode. When we were back, my fridge was stocked with milk and eggs and I had two packets […]

Paneer Pepper Masala

Let me get straight to the point, I was in India for two months and I hope that explains the long absence on the blog. Honestly, am kinda ashamed to come up with reasons for the radio silence here. I know… I sincerely hope it will change in the coming days, keeping fingers crossed!! So, […]

Kerala Style Pork Peralan

157 Shares Christmas is almost here. I knew I wanted to share a Pork recipe for Christmas. Though I don’t eat Pork, I do like cooking Pork 😉 The reason is, it’s comparatively easy to cook and the end result looks so appetizing, that I almost feel like kicking myself for not eating pork. It […]

Carrot Dates And Orange Cake

434 Shares Every year for Christmas, I try to post a cake recipe that is an alternate for traditional Christmas Fruit Cake. I’ve come across many people (including Jose) who aren’t a big fan of raisins. So this cake recipe is for all those people 🙂 Dates is something I love and have on a […]